Your donation helps us with:
the creation of awareness campaigns distributed free of charge in hundreds of schools, community spaces, and businesses each year;
the Aging Gayfully, which raises awareness among seniors about the realities of LGBT people through training and which provides them with information and awareness tools;
conducting surveys on the perception of LGBT issues in the population
the contribution to the Laurent-McCutcheon Excellence Scholarship for a master's student whose research subject is the realities of people of sexual diversity and the plurality of identities and gender expressions (LGBTQ2 +).
The creation awareness campaigns distributed free of charge to hundreds of schools, community spaces, and businesses each year;
the program Aging Gayfully which sensitizes seniors to the realities of LGBT people with training and which provides them with information and awareness tools;
the program ProAllied which raises awareness in the various workplaces about the inclusion of LGBTQ+ people as well as the best practices to adopt;
the program Chosen Family, intended to raise awareness among the various caregivers of the realities of LGBTQ+ people as well as offer psychosocial support to LGBTQ+ caregivers;
the realization surveys on the perception of LGBTQ+ issues in the population;
The Fondation Émergence issues a charitable receipt for all donations over $ 20. These donations are tax deductible.
The Fondation Émergence inc. is a registered charity and recognized by the Quebec Ministry of Revenue and the Canada Revenue Agency. Registration number: 875907420 RR0001 (www.cra-arc.gc.ca/bienfaisance).
of trained people recommend our ProAllié training
trained community workers recommend our training Aging Gayfully
"Even though I was already very aware of these issues, it still allowed me to learn. Thank you for this training and long live diversity!"
What the trained thinkers
About the Foundation
Fondation Émergence is a non-profit organization that fights against homophobia and transphobia through various actions, in particular with the establishment of programs such as:
Aging Gayfully, our awareness program for seniors
ProAllied our workplace awareness program
Chosen Family our assistance program for caregivers.
Our mission: Educate, inform and raise awareness
Fondation Émergence's mission is to educate, inform and raise public awareness of the realities of people who recognize themselves in sexual diversity as well as the plurality of gender identities and expressions. This includes, but is not limited to, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans (binary and non-binary), queer, intersex, two-spirit (2s), asexual, and all non-binary realities.
To this end, the Foundation aims in Quebec, Canada and internationally to:
Promote their inclusion in society;
Counter homophobia, lesbophobia, biphobia, transphobia, and any other form of discrimination, prejudice, negative attitudes towards sexual diversity, the plurality of gender identities and expressions;
Promote their legal and social equality and respect for their rights;
Contribute to their well-being and development, as well as that of their loved ones throughout their lives;
Identify emerging issues and needs in order to respond to them.